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MOL Norge AS completes drilling of wildcat southwest of Trym field

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5/24/2019 Photo: Rowan Viking. STAVANGER — MOL Norge AS, operator of production licence 539, is in the process of completing the drilling of wildcat well 3/7-11 S. The well was drilled about 7 km southwest of Trym field on the eastern side of the Mandal High, about 2 km north of the border with Denmark. Read More

Surfing the Green wave? Climate party hopes ride high in EU vote

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BUDAPEST/BRISTOL (Reuters) – An ebb in support for mainstream parties is raising hopes among Europe’s Greens that they could act as kingmakers in the next European Parliament, with growing concerns over climate change likely to hand them their strongest showing yet. Members of the European Greens party Gabor Vago and Bas Eickhout campaign for the European Elections Read More

ALIMENTATION COUCHE-TARD AND CROSSAMERICA ANNOUNCE THE CLOSING OF THE FIRST TRANCHE IN A SERIES OF ASSET EXCHANGES

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Allentown, May 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —                         ALIMENTATION COUCHE-TARD AND CROSSAMERICA ANNOUNCE THE CLOSING OF THE FIRST TRANCHE IN A SERIES OF ASSET EXCHANGES Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. (“Couche-Tard”). has transferred to CrossAmerica 60 U.S. company-operated convenience and fuel retail stores (the “Circle K stores”) CrossAmerica has transferred to Couche-Tard 17 company-operated convenience and fuel Read More

Pull Danish troops back home to man WALL on German border, anti-Islam right-wing party leader says

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A dark horse right-wing candidate in Denmark’s national elections who has called to militarize the country’s land border and to build a wall to keep out migrants just might earn enough votes to enter the parliament. Immigration is already defining the contours of the upcoming national elections in Denmark, but one party is literally following Read More

Oil traders try to ship dirty Russian crude to Asia

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SINGAPORE/MOSCOW (Reuters) – Trading companies Vitol and Unipec are sending around 700,000 tonnes of contaminated Russian oil to Asia in an attempt to place the barrels rejected by buyers in Europe, according to trading sources and ship tracking data. FILE PHOTO: An oil storage tank of Russian oil pipeline monopoly Transneft is pictured at the Read More

Unity launches first multi-functional shallow intervention system to secure major cost savings

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5/14/2019 Photo: SIS with a bridge plug prior to settin. ABERDEEN — Unity, provider of well integrity technology, services and engineering solutions, has launched the industry’s first multi-functional, near-surface intervention system following a successful commercial project for a major operator in Northwest Africa. In its first deployment, the Surface Intervention System (SIS) was mobilized off Read More

Giant viruses that could hold keys to evolution mystery found in Indian water

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Over 20 new giant viruses have been discovered in sewage and pre-filtered water in Mumbai, India, believed to be able to hoard and pass on new genes when hopping from one host to another, a 5-year-long study claims. Despite its ominous-sounding notion, there is no evidence that ‘Giant Viruses’ are causing disease in people. Or Read More

Danske Bank picks ex-ABN banker Vogelzang as CEO to rebuild trust

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COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Danske Bank hired ex-ABN AMRO banker Chris Vogelzang as its new chief executive on Friday as it wrestles to limit the fallout of its involvement in one of the biggest money laundering scandals. FILE PHOTO: General view of the Danske Bank building in Copenhagen, Denmark, September 27, 2018. REUTERS/Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen/File Photo Denmark’s Read More

From London to the South Pole: ‘Immortal Regiment’ commemorates WWII heroes across globe

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People from across the world have taken part in annual Immortal Regiment marches, carrying photos of their relatives and commemorating WWII heroes in emotional Victory Day festivities. Of course, the biggest Immortal Regiment march is always in Moscow (a record one million people, including President Vladimir Putin, marched in the Russian capital in 2018) — Read More

Danish right-wingers recruit controversial candidates, as country gets ready for elections

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The rise of the right-wing in Europe may be a tired cliche at this point. However, a new Danish party has courted fresh controversy for hiring some distinctly un-PC candidates, as the country goes to the polls next month. Stram Kurs (Hard Line) will run for election for the first time in June. The party Read More